** Last updated at 3:27 p.m. June 15, 2022**
Local authorities are investigating a bank robbery reported on South Broadway Street Wednesday afternoon. Police are asking for the public’s help identifying and locating the suspect.
Sulphur Springs Police Department at approximately 12:55 p.m. June 15, 2022, received notification of what was reported to be a robbery at Pilgrim Bank. The suspect was reported to be a white male, approximately 6 feet tall, who was wearing a light blue hoody, glasses and khaki/tan colored pants, according to Sulphur Springs Police Chief Jason Ricketson.
Police at approximately 2:20 p.m. Wednesday disseminated the images (below) of the suspect.
SSPD have now identified a white car with sunroof and luggage rack, but no front license plate, as a possible suspect vehicle.
Anyone in the area who may have seen or have information about the suspect or vehicle shown below — especially businesses who may have captured his image on video, or anyone who may be able to identify the suspect — is asked to contact Sulphur Springs Police Department at 903-885-7602.
Officers from SSPD and Hopkins County Sheriff’s Office were still searching and following up on potential leads at 3:30 p.m. Wednesday, June 15, 2022.
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The Hopkins County Sheriff’s Office is located at 298 Rosemont St., Sulphur Springs, TX 75482. Non-emergency calls can be made to (903) 438-4040.